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721 Possible Causes for Muscle Twitch, Syncope

  • Hyperventilation

    We present the case of a patient who presented with recurrent syncope.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] twitching or cramps If you experience any of these symptoms – or even if you don't – you might want to check your breathing rate.[overcomingyouranxiety.net] , twitching and cramps, tension and panicky feelings, depression and anxiety.[healthnavigator.org.nz]

  • Acute Hyperventilation

    Syncope or seizure may be provoked by hyperventilation. [6] Paresthesias occur more commonly in the upper extremity and are usually bilateral.[emedicine.medscape.com] , twitching and cramps, tension and panicky feelings, depression and anxiety.[familydoctor.co.nz] […] agitation and a sense of terror or by symptoms of chest pain, paresthesias (peripheral and perioral), peripheral tetany (eg, stiffness of fingers or arms), and presyncope or syncope[merckmanuals.com]

  • Hypoglycemia

    A 64 year-old African female was brought to the emergency room with a 1-month history of recurrent syncope, weight loss, and abdominal bloating.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms of muscle twitching, irritability, and/or increased urination. Poor appetite that does not improve. If you notice excessive sleepiness, confusion.[chemocare.com] The symptoms include being: Hungry Shaky Sleepy Anxious Dizzy Confused or nervous Sweaty Irritable Syncope (Passing out, losing consciousness) Some people have trouble speaking[hormone.org]

  • Psychogenic Hyperventilation

    This is where they base the tilt-table test study for vasovagal syncope. They have been successful thus far in inducing some but not all.[zeromd.wordpress.com] Acute secondary hypocalcemia can result in carpopedal spasm, muscle twitching, prolonged QT interval, and positive Chvostek and Trousseau signs.[unp.me] The hypersensitive facial nerve makes the muscles of the face twitch. Chronic hyperventilation Chronic hyperventilation may be rather more difficult to diagnose.[patient.info]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Dhat syndrome Neurasthenia Occupational neurosis, including writer's cramp Psychasthenia Psychasthenic neurosis Psychogenic syncope[icd10data.com] twitches.[anxietynetwork.com] […] include anxiety, high levels of fear, nervousness, automatic negative emotional cycles, racing heart, blushing, excessive sweating, dry throat and mouth, trembling, and muscle[socialphobia.org]

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    twitching Risky sexual behavior Amphetamines are meant to produce short-term, immediate effects on the user.[projectknow.com] […] rigidity Myoclonic jerks Twitching Choreiform movements 3.[clinicaladvisor.com] More energy Wakefulness Paranoia Aggression Fast and excessive talking High blood pressure Elevated body temperature Increased or erratic heartbeat Nausea Headache Small-muscle[projectknow.com]

  • Epilepsy

    OR (syncope or non convulsive syncope or syncopal attack).mp.} LIMIT to (human and english language)].[dx.doi.org] These seizures produce muscle twitches, convulsions and loss of consciousness. People with this type of epilepsy do not remember having a seizure.[faculty.washington.edu] Stronger seizures can cause spasms and uncontrollable muscle twitches, and can last a few seconds to several minutes.[healthline.com]

  • Dehydration

    Plus, dehydration can aggravate a tendency toward syncope, making the likelihood of fainting higher.[tiphero.com] Lethargy Irritability Confusion Rigidity and stiffness of the muscles or joints Convulsions Natural Treatments for Dehydration Symptoms 1.[draxe.com] […] moisture loss) Low blood pressure Rapid heartbeat Fever Delirium Symptoms of hypernatremia can include: Warm, velvety skin Dry mucus membranes Complaints of extreme thirst Twitching[draxe.com]

  • Conversion Disorder

    Upon admission to the hospital, he developed syncopal-like episodes of unresponsiveness associated with body-wide jerking and stiffening as well as tachycardia and hypertension[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Included are tremors, tics (involuntary twitches), and disorganized mobility or paralysis.[psychnet-uk.com] […] in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR) describes neurological symptoms, including weakness, numbness and events resembling epilepsy or syncope[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lyme Disease

    We present a case report of 46-year-old man with no medical history, who complained of extreme fatigue, near-syncope, and palpitations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Harris adds that, "Symptoms can range from sore muscles, sore back, sore neck, anxiety, fatigue, heart palpitations, muscle twitches, bladder pain, vision or hearing problems[eonline.com] This presents with syncope, chest pain or breathlessness. ECG shows atrioventricular or first-degree heart block.[patient.info]

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